The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for Wi-Fi skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Wi-Fi over the 3 months to 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Wireless Fidelity (WiFi)
South East / Berkshire
Rank 85 109 94
Rank change year-on-year +24 -15  
Contract jobs citing Wi-Fi 16 17 38
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.86% 0.69% 1.31%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.37% 2.74% 4.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 23
Median daily rate £213 £450 £290
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -52.77% +55.17%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £313
% change year-on-year -6.66% +20.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 7
Median hourly rate - - £36.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £41.00 £30.20
% change year-on-year -29.26% +35.76%  

Wi-Fi is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
Berkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 366 621 766
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 19.77% 25.23% 26.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 152 290 334
Median daily rate £420 £363 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.86% +20.83%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £272 £253 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £347
% change year-on-year +3.44% +4.32%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 17 16
Median hourly rate £13.00 £55.00 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -76.36% +52.77%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £22.50 £13.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.60 £63.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £37.00 £29.17
% change year-on-year -39.18% +26.84%  

Wi-Fi
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Berkshire citing Wi-Fi as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Job vacancy trend for Wi-Fi in Berkshire

Wi-Fi
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Wi-Fi in Berkshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for Wi-Fi in Berkshire

Wi-Fi
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Wi-Fi in Berkshire over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Wi-Fi in Berkshire

Wi-Fi
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Wi-Fi in Berkshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Wi-Fi in Berkshire

Wi-Fi
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Wi-Fi within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 25 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +19 14 £381 -15.27% 1
Bracknell - 1 - - 1
Newbury - 1 £213 -
Wi-Fi
South East

Wi-Fi
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 25 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Wi-Fi also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for Wi-Fi.

1 38 (79.17%) Microsoft
2 37 (77.08%) Telecoms
2 37 (77.08%) LTE
3 36 (75.00%) MS Excel
4 34 (70.83%) Management Information System
4 34 (70.83%) MS Project
4 34 (70.83%) ITIL
4 34 (70.83%) PRINCE2
4 34 (70.83%) Ericsson
4 34 (70.83%) Remedy
4 34 (70.83%) Project Management
4 34 (70.83%) ITIL V3
4 34 (70.83%) VoLTE
5 5 (10.42%) MGW
6 4 (8.33%) Cisco
7 3 (6.25%) VPN
7 3 (6.25%) UMTS
7 3 (6.25%) CheckPoint
7 3 (6.25%) 3G
7 3 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (6.25%) OSPF
7 3 (6.25%) Firewall
7 3 (6.25%) Retail
7 3 (6.25%) Cisco ASA
7 3 (6.25%) Android
7 3 (6.25%) Mobile App
7 3 (6.25%) 4G
7 3 (6.25%) Aruba
7 3 (6.25%) Samsung
8 2 (4.17%) Service Design

Wi-Fi
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 36 (75.00%) MS Excel
2 34 (70.83%) MS Project
3 2 (4.17%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.17%) Azure Active Directory
1 2 (4.17%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (4.17%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 37 (77.08%) LTE
2 34 (70.83%) VoLTE
3 5 (10.42%) MGW
4 3 (6.25%) 3G
4 3 (6.25%) 4G
4 3 (6.25%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (6.25%) Firewall
4 3 (6.25%) OSPF
4 3 (6.25%) UMTS
4 3 (6.25%) VPN
5 2 (4.17%) BIG-IP
5 2 (4.17%) Wireless
6 1 (2.08%) 2G
6 1 (2.08%) 5G
6 1 (2.08%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (2.08%) Cisco Wireless
6 1 (2.08%) Diameter Protocol
6 1 (2.08%) Radio Access Network
6 1 (2.08%) Structured Cabling
6 1 (2.08%) Value-Added Service
General
1 37 (77.08%) Telecoms
2 3 (6.25%) Retail
3 1 (2.08%) Finance
3 1 (2.08%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 35 (72.92%) Project Manager
2 34 (70.83%) Voice Project Manager
3 10 (20.83%) Core Network Project Manager
3 10 (20.83%) Network Manager
3 10 (20.83%) Network Project Manager
4 5 (10.42%) Telecoms Manager
4 5 (10.42%) Telecoms Project Manager
5 4 (8.33%) Network Engineer
6 2 (4.17%) Architect
6 2 (4.17%) Deployment Engineer
6 2 (4.17%) Messaging Architect
7 1 (2.08%) Core Network Architect
7 1 (2.08%) Field Engineer
7 1 (2.08%) Field Test Engineer
7 1 (2.08%) Infrastructure Project Manager
7 1 (2.08%) Mobile Designer
7 1 (2.08%) Network Designer
7 1 (2.08%) Network Security Engineer
7 1 (2.08%) Supply Chain Project Manager
7 1 (2.08%) Wireless Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.08%) CORBA
1 1 (2.08%) Middleware
1 1 (2.08%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 34 (70.83%) Management Information System
2 3 (6.25%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.08%) CCTV
3 1 (2.08%) Device Driver
3 1 (2.08%) Driving Licence
3 1 (2.08%) Machine to Machine
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.25%) Android
2 2 (4.17%) Apple iOS
2 2 (4.17%) Linux
2 2 (4.17%) Windows
2 2 (4.17%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (70.83%) ITIL
1 34 (70.83%) ITIL V3
1 34 (70.83%) PRINCE2
1 34 (70.83%) Project Management
2 2 (4.17%) Service Design
3 1 (2.08%) Coaching
3 1 (2.08%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (2.08%) Integration Testing
3 1 (2.08%) Mentoring
3 1 (2.08%) Network Architecture
3 1 (2.08%) Performance Management
3 1 (2.08%) Power Management
3 1 (2.08%) Security Patching
3 1 (2.08%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (2.08%) Supply Chain Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.17%) C
2 1 (2.08%) Java
2 1 (2.08%) Perl
2 1 (2.08%) Python
2 1 (2.08%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (2.08%) CCIE
2 1 (2.08%) CCNA
2 1 (2.08%) CCNP
System Software
1 2 (4.17%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (4.17%) Microsoft Intune
2 1 (2.08%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 38 (79.17%) Microsoft
2 34 (70.83%) Ericsson
2 34 (70.83%) Remedy
3 4 (8.33%) Cisco
4 3 (6.25%) Aruba
4 3 (6.25%) CheckPoint
4 3 (6.25%) Samsung
5 2 (4.17%) F5
5 2 (4.17%) Palo Alto
6 1 (2.08%) BT
6 1 (2.08%) Fortinet
6 1 (2.08%) Google
6 1 (2.08%) Nokia
6 1 (2.08%) Nokia Networks
6 1 (2.08%) VMware
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